January 29, 2013 7:15
Paul Weller and Palma Violets to play Teenage Cancer Trust gig
Noel Gallagher has invited them to join the bill at Royal Albert Hall gig
Weller will headline the London venue on March 25 with support on the night coming from Palma Violets. The gig will be the final show in a run of seven nights of comedy and music put together by the former Oasis guitarist which will see performances from Ryan Adams, Kasabian, Primal Scream, Rizzle Kicks, Labrinth, Russell Brand and Noel Fielding as well as Graham Coxon and Damon Albarn performing together as they support Noel Gallagher.
Speaking about taking part in the Teenage Cancer Trust gigs, Weller says: "I’m looking forward to getting on stage for the final night of Teenage Cancer Trust at Royal Albert Hall. I’ve always supported the charity and have seen first-hand how hard they work and what a huge difference it makes to the kids. When Noel asked me to headline I didn't hesitate."
Tickets for Paul Weller go onsale Friday, February 1 at 9am and are priced from £35. The line-ups for the Teenage Cancer Trust shows are:
Thursday March 19
plus special guest Beth Orton
An evening of comedy with Russell Brand, Noel Fielding and very special guests
plus support from Dark Horses
plus special guests including Damon Albarn & Graham Coxon
plus Gruff Rhys
plus special guests Palma Violets
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